Taught course

Supply Chain Management and Logistics

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Management
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification. A wide range of subjects accepted in Business, Economics, Science, Engineering, IT, Management and Marketing, Communication, Education, Political Science and Sociology. Work experience in a related field can compensate for degree subject/grades. Applications assessed on individual merit.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme aims to train future managers and researchers from a diversity of backgrounds with an academically challenging exposure to state-of-the-art mathematical methods of supply chain and logistics management. The range of subjects reflects the expertise and areas of research of the academic staff, and covers (but is not limited to) operations management, optimisation, simulation, risk management, and data mining methods.

Compulsory modules: Computational Methods for Logistics; Integrated Logistics; Optimisation and Decision Modelling; Principles of Supply Chain Management; Purchasing and Supply Management; Quantitative Methods

Optional modules: Credit Scoring and Data Mining; Forecasting; Game Theory for Business; Management of Corporate Security; Problem Structuring; Risk-taking and Decisionmaking; Project Risk Management; Simulation; Visual Basic for Applications

Plus dissertation

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Business and Law
Email
pgapply.fbl@soton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4393